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The history of Satan’s Drink aka Coffee

Legend has it that around the 9th century coffee beans were discovered by a goatherd named Kaldi, in the south-western region of Ethiopia.


Chicken With Champagne and 40 Cloves of Garlic

Recipe courtesy Emeril Lagasse, adapted from Essential Emeril: Favorite Recipes and Hard-Won Wisdom From My Life in the Kitchen, Oxmoor House, 2015, courtesy Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc.


IRON MAIDEN`s Limited Addition Beer Goes On Sale

IRON MAIDEN and Robinsons Brewery have released their new brew, Trooper Red ‘N’ Black. Trooper Red ‘N’ Black is the third beer in the Trooper range following on from the stunning success of Trooper and last year’s limited-edition Trooper 666.


Catharina`s at Steenberg up their game with a new Contemporary Heritage menu

When it comes to food, what might be labeled “exotic” for one person is just plain-old dinner for someone else.


How to make a Red Wine Ice Cream Float

Red wine ice cream floats are a big thing this summer, so best you learn how to make them.


KWV’s World First Technology Pays Off with Global Award Win

World first technology has paid off for KWV’s Earth’s Essence wine brand, which has won a Global Food Award, at the prestigious IUFoST (International Union of Food Science and technology) Global Food Industry Awards Competition in the category:


Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp chats to De Grendel Wines

She’s a Durbanville local, a winemaker, loves food, and is a frequent visitor at De Grendel. What better reasons to have a chat with one of our favourite South Africans?


$56 Million of Cocaine Found at Coca-Cola Factory in France

The contraband had arrived from Costa Rica


7 South African Drinks You Crave When Far From Home

South African drinks we love and miss so dearly when we move away from South Africa. Warning: This post is nostalgia-inducing!


Destination Nowhere: Road-tripping Around Cape Town

Intrepid travel blogger Dawn Jorgensen lists the best road trips within a three-hour drive of Cape Town.